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Spotted Uptown: Hawks, Eagles, and Cranes

Building Cranes Yes, Minneapolis may be the worst performing residential market according to Case-Shiller’s just-released March numbers (down 10% year over year, the largest drop in the top 20 markets that Case-Shiller measures). Nevertheless, there is a mini-building boom apace in Minneapolis’ Uptown neighborhood, just northeast of Lake Calhoun and southeast of the Lake of...
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Lake Calhoun (Building) Crane

New Tower in South Minneapolis? What new building is going up just Southeast of Lake Calhoun? Area residents — and observant lake walkers (I’m the latter) — have noticed the crane for at least six weeks now. It turns out that the crane is located on the grounds of Lakeview Cemetery (where Hubert Humphrey is...
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